Integrating Poverty into Management Education: 10 questions with Milenko Gudic about the PRME Working Group on Poverty (Part 2 of 2)

The PRME Working Group on Poverty as a Challenge to Management Education (Anti-Poverty Working Group), launched in 2008, advocates for the integration of poverty-related discussion into all levels of management education worldwide. It is grounded in the belief that poverty is a legitimate topic for discussion and research in business schools and that business can … Continue reading Integrating Poverty into Management Education: 10 questions with Milenko Gudic about the PRME Working Group on Poverty (Part 2 of 2)

Integrating Poverty into Management Education: 10 questions with Milenko Gudic about the PRME Working Group on Poverty (Part 1 of 2)

The PRME Working Group on Poverty as a Challenge to Management Education (Anti Poverty Working Group), launched in 2008, advocates for the integration of poverty-related discussion into all levels of management education worldwide. It is grounded in the belief that poverty is a legitimate topic for discussion and research in business schools and that business … Continue reading Integrating Poverty into Management Education: 10 questions with Milenko Gudic about the PRME Working Group on Poverty (Part 1 of 2)

Creating a Global Gender Equality Repository for Management Education

  I had the chance to speak with Patricia Flynn from Bentley University and Maureen Kilgour from the University of St-Boniface, co-facilitators of the PRME Working Group on Gender Equality. The Working Group, launched in 2011, aims to provide support and resources for integrating gender issues and awareness into management education and recently launched their … Continue reading Creating a Global Gender Equality Repository for Management Education

Outcomes of the 3rd Global Forum, 14-15 June, Brazil

The 3rd PRME Global Forum on 14-15 June 2012 was the official platform for management-related Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) at Rio+20 – the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development – and the Rio+20 Corporate Sustainability Forum, hosted by the UN Global Compact.  A series of measures to inject sustainability principles into management and business school curricula were announced at the Forum in … Continue reading Outcomes of the 3rd Global Forum, 14-15 June, Brazil

Getting ready for Rio+20 – The Nine Major Groups (Part 2)

Sustainable development cannot be achieved by government action alone. It requires the participation of all sectors of societies. At the first Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, a document called Agenda 21 was released that, among other things, formalized groups whose contribution is crucial to making sustainable development a reality. Since then, these … Continue reading Getting ready for Rio+20 – The Nine Major Groups (Part 2)

Getting ready for Rio+20 – The Nine Major Groups (Part 1)

Sustainable development cannot be achieved by government action alone. It requires the participation of all sectors of societies. At the first Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, a document called Agenda 21 was released that, among other things, formalized groups whose contribution is crucial to making sustainable development a reality. Since then, these … Continue reading Getting ready for Rio+20 – The Nine Major Groups (Part 1)

Getting Started: An Inspirational Guide for the Implementation of PRME

Getting started is one of the biggest challenges when it comes to exploring how to embed sustainability and responsible leadership into MBA and management education programmes. The second big challenge is keeping up momentum moving forward. The PRME Secretariat commissioned a collection of case stories that provides answers to the most frequently asked questions concerning … Continue reading Getting Started: An Inspirational Guide for the Implementation of PRME

Getting Ready for Rio: Business Education Events

With Rio+20 and the PRME Global Forum for Responsible Management Education right around the corner, here is a look at a range of other events taking place throughout the Summit focused on business education, as well as a range of platforms where participants and those who are not able to make it to Brazil can contribute … Continue reading Getting Ready for Rio: Business Education Events

Management Education and Rio+20 (Part 2)

This June will see representatives from governments, the UN, major groups, business and a range of international organisations come together in Rio e Janeiro, Brazil for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, better known as the Rio+20 Earth Summit. The management education and business communities will be playing an active part in this historic event. … Continue reading Management Education and Rio+20 (Part 2)

Management Education and Rio + 20 (Part 1)

This June will see representatives from governments, the UN, major groups, business and a range of international organisations come together in Rio e Janeiro, Brazil for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, better known as the Rio+20 Earth Summit. The management education and business communities will be playing an active part in this historic event. … Continue reading Management Education and Rio + 20 (Part 1)